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Description: British Airways Terminal
Date Listed: 16 January 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 208907
OS Grid Reference: TQ2864878583
OS Grid Coordinates: 528648, 178583
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4916, -0.1483
TQ 2878 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER BUCKINGHAM PALACE ROAD SW1
103/19 (south-east side)
Air terminal offices. 1939. A. Lakeman,Portland stone roof not visible.
Streamlined "moderne" style. Symmetrical facade, with central tower, and wings
curving forward to form concave forecourt with overhanging canopy linking end
pavilions. 5 storeys, 9 bays wide. Tower of 10 stages, with unifying vertical
window to front and clock above. Vertical strip windows also to end pavilions
with deep fluted jambs. Quadrant wings with horizontal strip windows. Metal
window frames and horizontal pattern glazing bars. Front canopy with stone
fascia, supported to centre by pair of piers, surmounted by stylised sculpture
with winged male and female figures.
Listing NGR: TQ2864878583
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Source: English Heritage
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